Polonyna near Petros
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Polonyna near Petros

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Bilder in der Nähe von Ukraine


A: Petros

von Alexey, 770 Meter entfernt


B: Petros (2020 m)

von Bohdan Repetylo, 1.1 entfernt

Petros (2020 m)

C: Ecological point "Peremychka"

von Serhiy Dementiev, 2.9 entfernt

Ecological point "Peremychka"

D: forest dale near a path on misty morning

von Maxa Fedyai, 3.0 entfernt

forest dale near a path on misty morning

E: Hoverla

von Oleg Shevchyshyn, 4.6 entfernt


F: Goverla

von Atamanjyk Vitaliy, 4.8 entfernt


G: Hoverla mountain

von Serhiy Dementiev, 5.0 entfernt

Hoverla mountain

H: Hoverla mountain

von Bohdan Repetylo, 5.0 entfernt

Hoverla mountain at 2,061 m, is the highest mountain in Ukraine and part of the Carpathian Mountains....

Hoverla mountain

I: Hoverla. The highest point of Ukraine.

von Oleg Shevchyshyn, 5.0 entfernt

Goverla - the highest peak of the Ukrainian Carpathians and the highest point of Ukraine, the height ...

Hoverla. The highest point of Ukraine.

J: Meadow on r.Lopushanka overlooking Petros

von Maxa Fedyai, 5.2 entfernt

Meadow on r.Lopushanka overlooking Petros

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In spite of these two bodies, there is still no single Constitution or set of laws applying to all the countries of Europe. Debate rages over the role of the EU in regards to national sovereignty. As of January 2009, the Lisbon Treaty is the closest thing to a European Constitution, yet it has not been approved by all the EU states. 

Text by Steve Smith.

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